2 Samuel 22:12
Good News Translation
He covered himself with darkness; thick clouds, full of water, surrounded him;

Contemporary English Version
Darkness was your tent! Thunderclouds filled the sky, hiding you from sight.

Douay-Rheims Bible
He made darkness a covering round about him: dropping waters out of the clouds of the heavens.

New American Bible
He made darkness the cover about him, a mass of water, heavy thunderheads.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

He made darkness a covering round about him: dropping waters out of the clouds of the heavens.

made

2 Samuel 22:10 He bowed the heavens, and came down: and darkness was under his feet.

Psalm 18:11,12 And he made darkness his cover, his pavilion round about him: dark waters in the clouds of the air. . . .

Psalm 27:5 For he hath hidden me in his tabernacle; in the day of evils, he hath protected me in the secret place of his tabernacle.

Psalm 97:2 Clouds and darkness are round about him: justice and judgment are the establishment of his throne.

dark waters [heb] binding waters

Context
David's Song of Deliverance
11And he rode upon the cherubims, and flew: and slid upon the wings of the wind. 12He made darkness a covering round about him: dropping waters out of the clouds of the heavens.13By the brightness before him, the coals of fire were kindled.…
Cross References
1 Kings 20:12
And it came to pass, when Benadad heard this word, that he and the kings were drinking in pavilions, and he said to his servants: Beset the city. And they beset it.

Job 36:29
If he will spread out clouds as his tent,

Additional Translations
He made darkness a canopy around Him, a gathering of water and thick clouds.And he made darkness pavilions round about him, dark waters, and thick clouds of the skies.

And he made darkness pavilions round about him, Gathering of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

And he made darkness his hiding-place; his tabernacle round about him was the darkness of waters, he condensed it with the clouds of the air.

And he made darkness round about him a tent, Gatherings of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

And he made darkness pavilions round about him, gathering of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

And he made darkness pavilions around him, dark waters, and thick clouds of the skies.

He made darkness pavilions around himself: gathering of waters, and thick clouds of the skies.

And He setteth darkness Round about Him -- tabernacles, Darkness of waters -- thick clouds of the skies.
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